Pak Taliban

Pakistan must not distinguish between terror groups: US

On the 26/11 attacks, Antony Blinken said India and US were "bound together" in seeking justice to the victims.

Dec 08, 2015, 23:18 PM IST

Pakistan forces kill 3 wanted Taliban terrorists

 Three wanted Taliban terrorists, including one militant involved in the attack on Sri Lankan Cricket team in Lahore, were killed today by security forces during an operation near here, officials said.

Apr 27, 2015, 14:01 PM IST

Pakistan Army fooled youth for 'blood game' in Kashmir, says Pak Taliban

The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has released a new video accusing the Pakistani Army of attacking the 'Mujahideens' even after using them for "blood game" and "proxy war" in Jammu and Kashmir

Dec 30, 2014, 15:05 PM IST

We targeted school in revenge for military attacks: Pak Taliban

"We selected the army's school for the attack because the government is targeting our families and females," said Taliban spokesman Muhammad Umar Khorasani. "We want them to feel the pain."

Dec 16, 2014, 17:51 PM IST

Peshawar school attack: Over hundred killed so far

According to the latest update, the death toll has reached 104, in the Army school terror attack at Peshawar in Pakistan.

Dec 16, 2014, 16:29 PM IST

Pakistan: Students killed as Taliban take hundreds hostage at Army school

An Army school in Peshawar's cantonment area has been attacked by six terrorists on Tuesday morning. According to reports, the terrorists are holding some 500 students and children hostage.

Dec 16, 2014, 14:12 PM IST

Pak militant group renounces violence


Islamabad: A Pakistan Taliban militant group on Saturday renounced violence to pursue implementation of Sharia in the country through peaceful means.

Sep 14, 2014, 00:27 AM IST

Pak Taliban had sleeper cells in Karachi for attack: Report

The brazen Karachi airport attack clearly suggests the role of the Pakistani Taliban`s sleeper cells in the city that must have planned it during the interval when their central leadership was busy talking peace with the government, a media report said today.

Jun 12, 2014, 15:59 PM IST

Pak airstrikes, clash kill 18 militants

At least 18 militants were on Monday killed, including a key TTP commander, and over 30 injured in airstrikes on their hideouts near Pak-Afghan border and clash between two rival militant groups in northwest Pakistan`s restive tribal region.

May 27, 2014, 00:42 AM IST

Formal talks between govt, Pak Taliban to start this week

Pakistan on Sunday said it will start formal comprehensive peace talks with the Pakistani Taliban in a couple of days, and would also release 12-13 "non-combatants" as part of confidence-building measures.

Apr 13, 2014, 22:44 PM IST

Islamabad blast: Pak Interior Ministry says United Balochistan Army`s claims "ridiculous"

Islamabad: Pakistan`s Interior Ministry on Wednesday said the separatist outfit claiming responsibility for a bombing at a fruit market earlier in the day was "ridiculous" as investigation so far found links to "somewhere else".

Apr 10, 2014, 06:07 AM IST

Blast in fruit market in Islamabad kills 23, injures over 100

Islamabad: A powerful bomb ripped through a bustling fruit and vegetable market here on Wednesday, killing at least 23 people and injuring over 100 others, in one of the deadliest attacks in the Pakistani capital.

Apr 10, 2014, 05:57 AM IST

Self-censorship creeps into Pak media due to terror threats

Faced with direct threats from militant groups and a lack of security, self-censorship has slowly crept into the Pakistani media with many journalists playing safe when reporting on sensitive issues.

Mar 23, 2014, 22:38 PM IST

Pak peace talks hit by beheading of 23 soldiers by Taliban

Pakistani negotiators on Monday cancelled a scheduled meeting with the Taliban after the insurgents claimed they had killed 23 soldiers kidnapped by them in 2010, dealing a severe blow to the fledgling peace process.

Feb 17, 2014, 15:19 PM IST

Pak Taliban negotiators meet militants leaders on peace talks

Two negotiators representing the Pakistani Taliban in the peace talks with the government have met the militant leadership in the lawless North Waziristan Agency and briefed them about the first round of talks.

Feb 09, 2014, 14:18 PM IST

Purpose behind talks is Sharia enforcement: Pak Taliban

The Taliban has said it is fighting for implementing the Islamic sharia law in Pakistan and the purpose behind talks with the government was its implementation.

Feb 08, 2014, 12:38 PM IST

US non-committal to supporting talks with Pak Taliban

The US on Tuesday refused to lend its support to talks between the Pakistan government and the Taliban, describing it as an internal matter of the country.

Feb 05, 2014, 03:39 AM IST

Former Pak Taliban head among 50 killed in military operation

The former interim chief of the Pakistani Taliban was among 50 militants, including 36 foreign fighters, killed in heavy air strikes in the lawless North Waziristan region, military sources said on Wednesday.

Jan 22, 2014, 13:35 PM IST

Malala Yousafzai says she could not imagine hurting assailant even with needle

Pakistan student and education activist Malala Yousafzai has said she has forgiven the terrorist, who shot her on her head last year, and would never want revenge on him as she believed in peace and mercy.

Oct 09, 2013, 12:08 PM IST

Pakistani Taliban demand release of prisoners

Pakistani Taliban on Sunday demanded the release of their prisoners and withdrawal of army from the country`s restive tribal regions, which it says could be part of confidence building measures for the possible peace talks, Xinhua reported.

Sep 16, 2013, 09:02 AM IST